- By Brian
- August 3, 2015
- Comments Off on Technology Computer Retailing
[Recorded Nov 2, 2006]
How did the migration from the small, niche computer retail outlet evolve to the big box stores and online experience as we know it today revolutionize the commercial computing industry at large? How did this dynamic change the face of distribution and what now lies ahead?
The Computer History Museum hosted this lively panel discussion titled, “Crucial Crossroads: Technology X Retailing,” featuring computer industry retail veterans Kathy Kolder, co-founder and executive vice president, Fry’s Electronics; Seymour Merrin, founder of ComputerWorks (1978); Ellen Miller, acting executive vice president and chief marketing officer, CompUSA; and Steve Schiro, Microsoft corporate vice president, Home & Retail Division and vice president retail, Americas, Worldwide Retail Services & GTM’s along with moderator Keith Newman.
Catalog Number: 102706119
Lot Number: X4929.2009